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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Habenaria latifolia (A.Rich.) T.Durand & Schinz, Consp. Fl. Afric. 5: 80 (1894), nom. illeg.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Benthamia chlorantha (Spreng.) Garay & G.A.Romero, Harvard Pap. Bot. 3: 53 (1998).
Family: Orchidaceae
Homotypic Names:

* Benthamia latifolia A.Rich., Mém. Soc. Hist. Nat. Paris 4: 38 (1828), nom. superfl.

Herminium latifolium (A.Rich.) Lindl., Edwards's Bot. Reg. 18: t. 1499 (1832).

Peristylus latifolius (A.Rich.) Lindl., Gen. Sp. Orchid. Pl.: 297 (1835).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts